Hannah Trufant Lord

25 December 1809–29 January 1898 (Age 88)
Hallowell, Kennebec, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Hannah Trufant

When Hannah Trufant Lord was born on 25 December 1809, in Hallowell, Kennebec, Massachusetts, United States, her father, John Daniel Lord, was 36 and her mother, Hannah Johnson, was 26. She married Joseph Oliver Carter on 24 November 1833, in Honolulu, Oahu, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 29 January 1898, in Honolulu, Oahu, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Honolulu, Oahu, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Oliver Carter
Hannah Trufant Lord
Marriage: 24 November 1833
Joseph Oliver Carter
Henry Alpheus Pierce Carter
Samuel Morrill Carter
Alfred Wellington Carter
Frederick William Carter
Catharine Rebecca Carter

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 November 1833Honolulu, Oahu, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    1812 · War of 1812
    Age 3
    Because of the outbreak of war from Napoleonic France, Britain decided to blockade the trade between the United States and the French. The US then fought this action and said it was illegal under international law. Britain supplied Native Americans who raided settlers living on the frontier and halting expansion westward. In 1814, one of the British raids stormed into Washington D.C. burning down the capital. Neither the Americans or the British wanted to continue fighting, so negotiations of peace began. After Treaty of Ghent was signed, Unaware of the treaty, British forces invaded Louisiana but were defeated in January 1815.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 27
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 9684;2007: 18155; 2010: 23405)English: nickname from Middle English laford, louerd, lord ‘lord, master’ (Old English hlāford), perhaps given to a someone who played the part of the lord or master of ceremonies in festival games.Irish: adoption of the English name (see 1 above) as a translation of the main element of Gaelic Ó Tighearnaigh (see Tierney ) and Mac Thighearnáin (see McKiernan ).

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Story Highlight

    United with Carter cousin

    Back in 1998, I contacted a submitter on Family Search who lived in Ogden Utah. They were from the CARTER line and I found out that this couple were called as full-time missionaries for the church, a …

    Sources (8)

    • Hannah Truphant in entry for Joseph Oliver Carter, "World Miscellaneous Births and Baptisms, 1534-1983"
    • Hannah Truphant Lord in entry for Catherine Rebecca Carter Lewers, "Hawaii, Death Records and Death Registers, 1841-1925"
    • Hannah Truphant Lord Carter, "Find A Grave Index"

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